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Picture standard user account

Discussion in 'Windows 8' started by garydavid711, Aug 11, 2015.

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  1. garydavid711

    garydavid711 Thread Starter

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    How do i get a new picture in standard user account?
    it never has had a picture
    when i click start/picture standard user account/add picture nothing happens-start screen goes task bar does not let me do anything.
    tried control panel/user accounts/manage accounts
    does not give me option add picture
    any ideas?
     
  2. Tabvla

    Tabvla

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    Go to PC Settings > Accounts > Browse .... then click on the picture that you want to associate with your account.

    T.
     
  3. garydavid711

    garydavid711 Thread Starter

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    Picture is only there in ADMIN acct cannot change standard user acct picture while in ADMIN
     
  4. Macboatmaster

    Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Spam Fighter

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    sign in on the standard account
    from desktop press windows key
    please see screenshot
    click the account top right and click change account picture


    the option is NOT there for the guest account - only a user account with admin rights or a created standard user account
     

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